Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Currency 599.70 591 596 600 604 613

Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.90 5.8 5.6 5.6 6 6.1
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.10 6 6 6 6 6
Inflation Rate (%) -2.60 -3.5 -3.2 1.8 2 2.2
Interest Rate (%) 4.50 4.5 4.5 4 4 4
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -222.40 -174 -182 -69.81 -122 -77.48
Current Account to GDP (%) -7.20 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.4
Government Debt to GDP (%) 23.60 22.4 22.4 22.4 22.4 22
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.90 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.3

GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.90 5.8 5.6 5.6 6 6.1
GDP (USD Billion) 14.44 15 15 15 15 15.5
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (XOF Billion) 1704.80 1804 1800 1800 1807 1917
GDP per capita (USD) 709.80 750 750 750 750 765
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 1755.59 1855 1855 1855 1855 1855
GDP Constant Prices (XOF Billion) 5249.80 5554 5544 5544 5565 5904
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 1120.70 1186 1183 1183 1188 1260
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 758.00 802 800 800 803 852
GDP From Mining (XOF Billion) 274.40 290 290 290 291 309
GDP From Public Administration (XOF Billion) 1119.50 1184 1182 1182 1187 1259
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 938.80 993 991 991 995 1056

Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.10 6 6 6 6 6
Population (Million) 19.75 20.8 20.8 20.8 20.87 21.43

Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Inflation Rate (%) -2.60 -3.5 -3.2 1.8 2 2.2
Food Inflation (%) -5.30 -4 -5.3 3.2 3.7 3.5
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.50 0.4 -0.6 0.5 0.7 1
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 101.80 98.72 99.7 103 103 106

Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Interest Rate (%) 4.50 4.5 4.5 4 4 4
Interbank Rate (%) 6.46 6.46 6.46 5.96 5.96 5.96
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 6.50 6.5 6.5 6 6 6

Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -222.40 -174 -182 -69.81 -122 -77.48
Current Account to GDP (%) -7.20 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.4
Tourist Arrivals (Persons) 144492.00 145000 145000 145000 145000 148000

Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 23.60 22.4 22.4 22.4 22.4 22
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.90 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.3
Government Spending (XOF Billion) 1324.20 1401 1398 1398 1404 1489

Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Consumer Spending (XOF Billion) 3256.20 3445 3439 3439 3452 3662


This page has economic forecasts for Burkina Faso including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Burkina Faso economy.